Date of Death between 1928-01-01 and 1928-12-31 (Sorted by Name Ascending)
4. Alberta Lee
Actress | The Birth of a Nation
Alberta Lee was born on March 21, 1860 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She was an actress, known for The Birth of a Nation (1915), The Little Minister (1922) and The Little Orphans (1915). She was married to John T. Huntignton and William Davis. She died on November 12, 1928 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
13. Anita Berber
Actress | Dida Ibsens Geschichte
Anita Berber was born on June 10, 1899 in Dresden, Germany. She was an actress, known for The Story of Dida Ibsen (1918), Around the World in 80 Days (1919) and Eerie Tales (1919). She was married to Henri Châtin Hofmann, Sebastian Droste and Eberhard von Nathusius. She died on November 10, 1928 in...
18. Arnold Kent
Actor | Il processo Clémenceau
Italian actor who was brought to America as a young leading man, but died before living up to his promise. Born Lido Manetti, he studied civil engineering in his native Italy, but entered the theatre and then films subsequent to his schooling. After a number of Italian films, he was noticed by a ...
20. Arthur J. Lamb
Composer, songwriter ("Asleep In the Deep"), lyricist, author and actor. He came to the USA in his youth, appearing in minstrel shows and joining the staff of music publishers. Joining ASCAP in 1942, his chief musical collaborators included Albert von Tilzer, Ernest Ball and 'Harry Von Tilzer', and...
22. Avery Hopwood
Writer | The Bat Whispers
American playwright, many of whose plays were filmed. The leading light of early twentieth-century light comedy and farce and one of the most commercially successful playwrights of his era, Hopwood, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, graduated from the University of Michigan, which would later be the ...
23. B.A. Nevius
26. Basil King
Writer | Earthbound
William Benjamin King (a.k.a. Basil King) was a Canadian Episcopalian minister and author. He was born on 26, February, 1859 at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island and received his education at St. Peter's School at Charlottetown and King's College in Windsor, Nova Scotia. He was ordained in 1884 ...
Writer | That Sort
British author, journalist, and playwright. Before serving as drama critic for the London Daily Express, Hastings clerked in the British War Office and wrote stories and sketches for various newspapers and magazines including "The Bystander," for which he was assistant editor. He wrote a number of ...
28. Bela Sekely
Hungarian journalist who became a war correspondent for American newspapers before turning to Hollywood, where he worked for several film studios as a writer and story supervisor. Following service in the First World War as a correspondent for the New York Sun, he signed with M-G-M as a writer. ...
35. Cecil Owen
Actor | The Victory of Virtue
British actor, primarily in America. Owen directed theatre productions and served as a casting director for the stage as well as for Paramount Pictures. He was also a professional playreader for a production agency. Following a week's illness, he died of diphtheria at 55 in Rockville Center, New ...
41. Chauncey Depew
Actor | Miss Jerry
Chauncey Depew was born on April 23, 1834 in Peekskill, New York, USA as Chauncey Mitchell Depew. He was an actor and writer, known for Miss Jerry (1894), Chauncey Depew (1925) and The Millionaires' Playground (1913). He was married to May Palmer and Elsie Hegeman. He died on April 5, 1928 in New ...
43. Clara Williams
Actress | The Market of Vain Desire
Clara Williams was born on May 3, 1888 in Seattle, Washington, USA. She was an actress, known for The Market of Vain Desire (1916), A Cowboy's Vindication (1910) and The Pony Express Rider (1910). She was married to Reginald Barker and Franklyn Hall. She died on May 8, 1928 in Los Angeles, ...
46. Colin Campbell
Director | The World's a Stage
Colin Campbell was born on October 11, 1859 in Scotland as James Colin Campbell. He was a director and writer, known for The World's a Stage (1922), A Hoosier Romance (1918) and The Corsican Brothers (1920). He died on August 26, 1928 in Hollywood, California, USA.
47. Corinne Barker
Actress | Enchantment
Corinne Barker was born on June 5, 1890 in Salem, Oregon, USA as Corinne Riely Barker. She was an actress, known for Enchantment (1921), The Climbers (1919) and Money Mad (1918). She was married to Hobart Henley. She died on August 6, 1928 in New York City, New York, USA.